On This Day

Famous People Born in 1511

Famous Birthdays

  • Jan 1 Henry, Duke of Cornwall (d. 1511)
  • Jun 18 Bartolommeo Ammanati, Italian sculptor and architect, born in Settignano, Italy (d. 1592)
  • Jul 1 Hadrianus Junius [Adriaen de Jonghe], Dutch physician, historian and humanist, born in Hoorn, Netherlands (d. 1575)
  • Jul 9 Dorothea of Saxe-Lauenburg, Queen of Denmark and Norway, born in Lauenburg Castle, Germany (d. 1571)
  • Jul 30 Giorgio Vasari, Italian painter and art historian (Vasari's Lives), born in Arezzo, Republic of Florence (d. 1574)
  • Sep 29 Michael Servetus, Spanish physician (Christianism Rostituta)
  • Nov 14 Janus Secundus, neo latin poet (Basia)
  • Nov 22 Erasmus Reinhold, German mathematician (calculated planetary table)